September 30, 2011 A White Russian Cocktail does not originate from Russian but is named so because of the main ingredient being vodka.  Kahlúa is the brand of coffee liqueur most commonly associated with White Russians but Tia Maria gives a good flavour too. Ingredients 1 fluid ounce coffee flavored liqueur (Tia Maria or Kahlúa) 1 fluid ounce vodka {Tags: , , , , , } {More...}